Community Healthcare System Patient Care Assistant in Munster, Indiana

Patient Care Assistant

Job ID:22414

Category:Nursing Services

Facility:Community Hospital

Department:PT Center for Balance Therapy

Schedule:Full-time

Shift:Days/Evenings

Hours:1.0FTE/80hs-2wks/7:30a-6p Monday-Thursday

Bi-weekly Hrs:80

Job Details:High School Diploma or Equivalent Required LOCATION:Community Outpatient Neuroscience and Sports Medicine Center, 1545 US Highway 30, Schererville, IN POSITION PURPOSE AND SUMMARY: As directed by the licensed therapist, the patient care aide assists in carrying out the treatment plan. This includes both the preparatory aspects of care, such as transferring and transporting the patient, equipment set up and basic patient care activity that includes bed mobility, transfer activity, repetition exercise protocols, and assisted ambulation. The aide assists the treating therapist schedules to complete the patient care in and efficient and safe manner.EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: · High School diploma or equivalent required.· Completion of Nurse Assistant or Medical Assistant certification program preferred.· Six months clinical experience as a Nurse Assistant or Medical Assistant preferred. Internal Posting Period: 9/25/18 - 10/1/18